Yesterday I wrote a post on the 9 must have breastfeeding herbs and there benefits. Of course today I had to make a follow up post discussing the herbs that can be used to reduce sore tender nipples. Breastfeeding is a beautiful thing but more than often I hear that its painful and thats the underlying reason most mothers become turned off from nursing. I wont front although i went the long haul breastfeeding Wisdom a lot of times I wanted to stop. My nipples would crack and sometimes even bleed, his suckle game was strong lol it felt like he was literally sucking the skin off my body.
Acacia Gum arabic - is used for treating inflammation
Myrrh- a natural antiseptic is good for bathing sores
Yarrow- acts as a tonic for rundown conditions and also has a soothing effect on the mucous membrane